Kathleen Riegal Grizzard

Published 5:39 pm Wednesday, November 23, 2016

DREWRYVILLE — Kathleen Riegal Grizzard, 92, formerly of Brunswick County, passed away on Nov. 23, 2016.

Kathleen Riegal Grizzard

Kathleen Riegal Grizzard

She was born in Brunswick County on Sept. 15, 1924, to Earl D. and Ida Short Riegal.

She was predeceased by her husband, Norfleet T. Grizzard; her three sons, Lathan Wayne Grizzard, Robert Stewart Grizzard and William Todd Grizzard; one daughter-in-law, Peggy W. Grizzard; two sisters, Jane R. Smith and Christine R. Wilson; and one brother, Emron Burnell Riegal.

She is survived by two daughters-in-law, Cathy F. Grizzard of Drewryville and Sue N. Grizzard of Ivor; three grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and eight step-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Grizzard was a former cafeteria employee at Drewryville School, a former LPN at Camp 20 prison and Greenville Memorial Hospital, and had retired from Grizzard’s Grocery Store in 1986.

The graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26, in the Drewryville Cemetery with the Rev. Scott Wasdin officiating.

Memorials can be sent to Thomas Memorial Baptist Church, P.O. Box 5, Drewryville, VA 23844; Drewryville United Methodist Church, Drewryville, VA; Drewryville Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 125, Drewryville, VA 23844; or Capron Volunteer Fire & Rescue P.O. Box 128, Capron, VA 23829.